JUF Young Families offers many exciting opportunities for families with young children to explore and cultivate Jewish life. From welcoming a newborn, to providing free Jewish books and music, to gift vouchers that help supplement Jewish early education, JUF Young Families programs help families experience and celebrate the joys of Jewish life, community and learning. If you're a parent, grandparent or have young children in your life – JUF Young Families is the place for you.

The Young Families eNewsletter

youngFamilies_thumb_170_shofarEach month, JUF Young Families distributes an eNewsletter just for families with young children. Stay up-to-date on JUF Young Families programs and special events, as well as family programs sponsored by JUF agency partners, synagogues, day schools and other fun family activities and Jewish resources.

Review the latest issue of Young Families eNewsletter.

Browse The Young Families eNewsletter archives from 2009-2014.

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Sanctuary - Connecting with Young Families


This episode of “Sanctuary” explores the many ways the Jewish community reaches out to the parents of young children, offering them a wide range of opportunities to connect with other parents and families, as well as with Jewish life and traditions.

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When I Grow Up- Sports

Sunday March 5, 3:00-4:30pm

PJ Library and PJ Our Way invite you to meet Adam Greenberg a former Chicago Cubs baseball player. Learn about Greenberg's time playing baseball as well as determination, dedication and reaching for your dreams..